This chorus is open to all students regardless of musical background or experience. The students in this classes will have an opportunity to go on to one of the advanced choirs after completing a year (sometimes less) in 混声合唱. 学生们 in these classes must attend all festivals and concert performances as indicated on the rehearsal/performance calendar and MUST attend the after school rehearsals as scheduled on the choir’s master calendar.
室歌手 is open by audition or invitation of the director only. Usually, a year or two in 混声合唱 precedes a student’s participation in this class. The music in this class tends to be more sophisticated and mature, and the class moves quickly and students are expected to keep up. There are a number of after-school and evening rehearsals and performances required and choral festivals that are typically scheduled during the regular school day.
Chamber Singers is designed for students who read music well and have exhibited a high degree of commitment to the program. In a very few cases a freshman may be considered for this class if they show a high degree of musical expertise. In general, 室歌手 is comprised of juniors and seniors with more developed vocal skills and technique, with a few select sophomores. 学生们 in this class must attend all festivals, competitions and choir tour. This class may be repeated only at the discretion of the director.
The SI Concert Choir is the combination of all choir classes at ST。伊格内修斯 College Prep. Every student in any choral ensemble is a member of this choir regardless of which choir they are enrolled in. Concert Choir performs concert literature of all kinds: secular, sacred, contemporary, multicultural, etc. They perform the classics of great choral music by the master composers and perform in numerous languages. All students in 合唱团音乐会 participate in the winter and spring concerts and ACDA/CMEA choral festivals throughout the school year.